Home is destroyed by fire

State Journal Staff Report Published:

A fire destroyed the home of Ray and Gaye Bullock Friday afternoon.

The Franklin County Fire Department was dispatched to 879 Union Ridge Road around 2 p.m., according to the fire report.

Battalion Chief Paul Hellard said firefighters fought the blaze for 2 1/2 hours before finally extinguishing it.

"We were concerned with making sure the fire didn't spread to any other homes," he said.

Hellard said the couple was watching a movie when flames broke out, and there were no injuries as a result of the fire.

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